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by Clarke, Arthur C. (Arthur Charles), 1917-2008; Kubrick, Stanley
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The classic science fiction novel that changed the way we looked at the stars and ourselves. From the savannas of Africa at the dawn of mankind to the rings of Saturn as man ventures to the outer rim of our solar system, 2001: A Space Odyssey is a journey unlike any other. This allegory about humanity's exploration of the universe and the universe's reaction to humanity was the basis for director Stanley Kubrick's immortal film, and lives on as a landmark achievement in storytelling. - Back...
Topics: Computers, Space vehicles, Human-computer interaction, Computers, Human-computer interaction, Space...
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by Arthur C Clarke
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Novels. This collection comprises the Science Fiction novels "2001: A Space Odyssey" by Arthur C Clarke and its three sequels - "2010: Odyssey Two", "2061: Odyssey Three" and "3001 - The Final Odyssey". Also included is Arthur C Clarke's book, "The Lost Worlds of 2001". These are e-books, in the .epub format (capable of being read by any common Windows or Linux e-book reader, including the free Calibre E-book viewer).
Topics: SciFi, Odyssey, 2001, Arthur C Clarke
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SCIENCE FICTION
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by Clarke, Arthur C. (Arthur Charles), 1917-2008; Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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Sequel to: 2001, a space odyssey
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by Clarke, Arthur C. (Arthur Charles), 1917-2008; Kubrick, Stanley
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Translation of 2001, a space odyssey
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by Clarke, Arthur C. (Arthur Charles), 1917-2008, author; Siegel, Hal, illustrator
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Hugo Award nominee for best novel, 1963
Topics: Space tourism, Rescue work
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by Clarke, Arthur C. (Arthur Charles), 1917-2008
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"A Signet book."
Topics: 2001, a space odyssey (Motion picture), 2001, a space odyssey (Moving picture)
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2001: A Space Odyssey by Arthur C. Clarke The Demolished Man by Alfred Bester The Day of the Triffids by John Wyndam I, Robot by Isaac Asimov
Topic: Science fiction
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xiii, 230 pages ; 24 cm
Topics: {u'11': u'Geschichte (1790-1970)', u'10': u'Su\u0308ndenfall', u'13': u'Literature, Modern', u'15':...
The science fiction genre has offered fertile ground for film-makers since the late nineteenth century, giving us everything from forgettable nonsense like Astro-Zombies and I Married a Monster from Outer Space to some of the greatest films ever made: 2001: A Space Odyssey, Fritz Lang's Metropolis, the classic horror/SF movies of the thirties, and more. This volume of The Aurum Film Encyclopedia offers plot summaries and full statistical information on over 1,200 science fiction films, from the...
Topics: Movies, Film, Cinema, SciFi, Science Fiction
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275 pages ; 25 cm
Topics: Film adaptations -- History and criticism, American fiction -- Film adaptations, English fiction --...
Starlog Magazine
by The Starlog Group
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Starlog Magazine Issue 254 Space Ace : Once again a pilot, Jessica Steen flies into Armageddon In Memory Yet Trill : Sadly, Terry Farrell bids farewell to Deep Space Nine Roles of Honor : Honor Blackman partnered John Steed & James Bond Avenging Women : Diana Riggs, Linda Thorson & Joanna Lumley also fought Lady Avenger : Uma Thurman considers her Emma appeal in the new film Poster: The Peel Look : Here's a foldout sensation of that woman in dark leather Masks of Zorro Poster : Hero...
Topics: Starlog, magazine, science fiction, pop culture, Armageddon, Jessica Steen, Star Trek, Deep Space...
Starlog Magazine
by The Starlog Group
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Starlog Magazine Issue 003 From the Bridge Log Entries : Movies, Television, News Comics : From Comics to Film and Back Again Communications Books: Sci-Fi Library Movies Made for Television : 40 Sci-Fi Films Special Section: The Star Trek Bi-Centennial-10 Convention Introduction Personal Appearances by William Shatner, DeForest Kelley, James Doohan, Nichelle Nichols, George Takei, Walter Koenig, and Many More! A History of Star Trek Conventions The Dream Machine : 75 Years of Movie and TV...
Topics: Starlog, Star Trek, Conventions, Bi-Centennial-10, Leonard Nimoy, William Shatner, ABC-TV, $20,000...
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by Haining, Peter
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"Stories that inspired landmark films."
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Topics: Science fiction, English, Science Fiction - Anthologies, Fiction, Fiction - Science Fiction,...